Where people come together in community venues... and share ideas about life's big questions... in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere.

Schedule

Here are all the up and coming enquiry topics and events.

Topic Venue Presenter Date Time
AI - how do we handle it? Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) Brenda 20/09/2017 14:00
Conspiracy Theories The Windmill (Southport) Keith 20/09/2017 19:00
Is boredom of value? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) Philip 20/09/2017 19:30
Please try to pay attention.
Marx's Theory Study Group Jack Jones House Paul B Smith 21/09/2017 18:00
The meeting will continue our reading of Sections from Vol 3 of Marx’s  Capital, Chapters 21 to 26, on  Interest , Credit and Finance, following the format of David Harvey’s lectures, available free online
Does regret have a useful purpose? STAMPS (Crosby) Maureen 21/09/2017 19:00
Fiction The Friday Forum (Liverpool) David 22/09/2017 14:00
Continuing to meet in Piazza Cafe at base of Catholic Cathedral
Formal Education V University of Life The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Allan L 25/09/2017 14:30
Fake History Bluecoat Art Centre (Liverpool) Siobhan Macleavy 26/09/2017 13:00
Open Forum The Victoria Hotel (Waterloo) All 26/09/2017 18:30
Implications Of Artificial Intelligence Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) Open forum 26/09/2017 19:15
A Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence has been appointed to consider the economic, ethical and social implications of advances in artificial intelligence. It has to report by 31st March 2018.
What philosophy means to me The George Hotel (Bridport) 27/09/2017 19:30
Please reflect on the topic and bring your thoughts & reflections with you!
The Implications of Artificial Intelligence The Crown Hotel (Liverpool) Open forum 02/10/2017 14:30
A Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence has been appointed to consider the economic, ethical and social implications of advances in artificial intelligence. It has to report by 31st March 2018.
Conscience? Keith's Wine Bar (L'pool South) David 03/10/2017 19:15
Cartesian Doubt Rose and Crown (Bebington Village) Eileen 04/10/2017 14:00
Social Justice! The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/10/2017 19:00
Is the struggle to promote social justice, good, misguided or dangerous?
Should we discount supernatural experiences as purely psychological? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 04/10/2017 19:00
Is there such a thing as inspiration? The Windmill (Southport) 04/10/2017 19:00
Open Forum The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) You? 04/10/2017 19:30
Bring your ideas, concerns and queries.
First page of Spinoza STAMPS (Crosby) Sean 05/10/2017 19:00
The Peculiar Life of a Lonely Postman Harkers (Chester) Margaret 08/10/2017 16:00
CLIPS Chester Literature in Pubs
Marxism and Science The Belvedere Arms (Liverpool) Russell 09/10/2017 19:00
Philosophy of Mind The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Open forum 09/10/2017 19:30
Science and Religion: friends or foes? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 11/10/2017 19:30
Is oppression caused by location not intention? The Greyhound (Ormskirk) Martin 12/10/2017 07:30
The Implications of Artificial Intelligence The Casa Bar (Liverpool) Paul Doran 14/10/2017 11:00
A Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence has been appointed to consider the economic, ethical and social implications of advances in artificial intelligence. It has to report by 31st March 2018.
Finnegans Wake The Railway Pub (LIPS) Jim 16/10/2017 16:30
The Sheltering Sky The Railway Pub (LIPS) Glynn 16/10/2017 18:30
Is loyalty a commodity? The Windmill (Southport) 18/10/2017 19:00
Can one believe in Science and Religion? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) The Inquisition... 18/10/2017 19:30
No Auto de Fait, please. Reasoned arguements welcome.
Marx Theory Study group Jack Jones House Paul Boulton Smith 19/10/2017 18:00
Do universal good and bad exist? STAMPS (Crosby) Zhubin 19/10/2017 19:00
Merseyside Committee Meeting PIP's Desk (Nerve office) Committee 20/10/2017 18:30
All attending members welcome
Are morally obliged to obey the law? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 01/11/2017 19:00
Is Civil Disobedience justifiable in a democracy? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) 01/11/2017 19:30
As broad a topic as you care to make it.
Truth - how can we get to it? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 06/11/2017 19:00
Is it insane to ignore mental illness? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 08/11/2017 19:30
TBA The Casa Bar (Liverpool) 11/11/2017 11:00
Relativism? The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Russell 13/11/2017 19:30
Will technology stop us evolving? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) 15/11/2017 19:30
Would that be a bad thing?
Should we optimists or pessimists about life? The Sportsman (Huddersfield) The Group 04/12/2017 19:00
What principles should guide space exploration? The Cock Hotel (Wellington) 06/12/2017 19:00
What is the purpose of Education? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) 06/12/2017 19:30
Pay attention at the back!
TBA The Casa Bar (Liverpool) 09/12/2017 11:00
TBA The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Phil 11/12/2017 19:30
Has Christmas past its sell-by date? Borough Arms Hotel (Newcastle-under-Lyme) Open forum 13/12/2017 19:30
Open Forum The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) 20/12/2017 19:30
Forum? Or agin 'em? Bring your ideas.
Does Gender matter? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) 03/01/2018 19:30
Vive la WHAT!?
Censorship? The Woodthorpe (Prestwich) Estelle B 08/01/2018 19:30
Is it OK to suspend human rights for the greater good? The Blind Pig (Monton, Eccles) 17/01/2018 19:30
What is the 'Greater Good'?